How to Install Ubuntu 16.04 Desktop on VMware Workstation VM Easy Visual Guide

November 28, 2016 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Install Ubuntu 16.04 Desktop on VMware Workstation VM

The Tutorial shows you Visually and Step-by-Step How to Install Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus LTS GNU/Linux Unity Desktop on VMware Workstation.

And this Guide for VMware Workstation Ubuntu 16.04 Virtual Machine Installation explains in details Each Steps involved.

Furthermore, included instructions on How to Quick Start with Ubuntu Linux and Install VMware Tools.

Finally, Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Come with Some New Features:

  • Unity 7 desktop
  • Kernel 4.4+
  • Host of Updated Applications
Install Ubuntu 16.04 Desktop on VMware Workstation VM - Featured
  1. Download Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Desktop

    Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial ISO
  2. How to Create a VMware Workstation VM from Linux ISO

    Creating a Linux VM
  3. Run the Virtual Machine.

  4. Click on Install Ubuntu.

  5. Prepare for Installation.

    Possibly Select the Third Party Software installation.

  6. Here You can Simply Take the Defaults.

    Or Opt for a LVM SetUp…

  7. Setting Up Country and Time Zone.

  8. Select the Keyboard Layout.

  9. User SetUp.

  10. Possibly Log-In on Ubuntu One.

    Ubuntu One is Good for Synchronizing Your Stuff on All the Ubuntu Devices…

  11. Then Start the Installation and Auto-Configuration.

  12. Once done ReBoot into the Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial Desktop!.

    If the Re-Boot is Lagging then Select Re-Start from the VMs Menu…

  13. How to Quick Start with Ubuntu System and Software

    Linux Ubuntu Quick Start
  14. How to Install VMware Tools for Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial

    VMware Tools Installation Guide
  15. Easy Tip: Use the Dash to Start Looking for Extra Stuff on Ubuntu :)


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